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Nigerian Muslims demand their own new year holiday, say January 1st is for false God of Rome

Muslims in Nigeria have demanded their own equivalent of January 1, which is the beginning of the year. A statement signed by Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, reads in part: “As usual and since colonial days into Nigeria’s post-independence period, the Federal Government declared today, 1st January …

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Nigerian photographer chased to death by robbers while returning from church

23-year-old Nigerian photographer Oluwafeyidara Adekoya, reportedly met her untimely death after an encounter with an armed robber on a motorcycle while returning from church. Adekoya according to her uncle was crushed by a truck while trying to escape from two suspected robbers, who tried robbing her of her bag and phones at Anthony bus stop, …

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‘You will never hear him do wrong to anyone’ – Zahra Buhari talks about her brother, Yusuf

President Buhari’s daughter, Zahra Buhari-Indimi has thanked friends and fans for their prayers and encouragement after her brother, Yusuf Buhari suffered a head injury and multiple fractures following a power bike crash in Abuja on Tuesday. Taking to her Instastory, Zahra described Yusuf as a great guy. She wrote; “Honestly, …

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‘Why dead Nigerians were included in President Buhari’s recent appointment’ -Presidency

Nigeria’s Presidency which has been under fire following the inclusion of 3 dead Nigerians in President Buhari’s recent appointment, has reacted to the viral report. In a telephone interview with Premium Times about the appointees for boards of various Federal government parastatals that was released yesterday December 29th, President Buhari’s media aide, Garba Shehu disclosed that those appointed …

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“Christmas is an abomination and a blasphemous festival” – Reno Omokri

Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s ex-spokesperson, Reno Omokri, has shared his thoughts on Christmas which he addressed as an abomination and a blasphemous festival. His tweet which captured his thoughts read;   Reno Omokri who also reacted to President Buhari’s Christmas Day Speech, also claimed the Holy Bible was misquoted; “Who writes President Buhari’s statements? His spokesman …

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